Tony Swift

Mark Anthony “Tony” “Big Sexy” Swift, 40, of the Midway community passed away as the result of a motorcycle accident Thursday, July 15, 2021, near his home.
Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Burial was in Stanley’s Chapel Cemetery
Tony was born Nov. 3, 1980, in Alton, Ill., son of Carolyn (Hoiser) Bridges of Martin and the late Freddie James Swift. He married Misty (Cooper) Swift July 21, 2000. She survives. Tony was employed as a motorcycle mechanic and was a member of A.R.M. (Association of Recovering Motorcyclists), where he was an active member of the recovering community.
He is also survived by two daughters, Kimberly Morris (Willie) of Tiptonville and Katelynn Swift of the Mid-way community; two sisters, Joyce Lemons (Mark) of Alton and Jacqueline Scherfel (Erik) of Martin; four brothers, Roy White (Jamie) of Anderson, Calif., Joe Hayden (Sherrie) of the Latham community, Chris Swift (Carla) of South Fulton and Sean Hayden of Union City; stepfather, Allen Bridges of Martin; his father-in-law, Ricky Cooper of Union City; and his brother-in-law, Bobby Cooper of Union City.
He was also preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Beverly Cooper.
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Published 7.20.21

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